Sandy Ikeda is a professor of economics at Purchase College, SUNY, and the author of The Dynamics of the Mixed Economy: Toward a Theory of Interventionism.
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Can mutual benefit overcome racism?
MARCH 19, 2015 by SANDY IKEDA
Imagine our shock when we learned that the landlord didn't want to rent to us because of our race.
East and West converge on the "power of now"
MARCH 05, 2015 by SANDY IKEDA
Eastern and Western traditions share a powerful insight: "The present moment is all you ever have." Eckhart Tolle, Ludwig von Mises, and Adam Smith agree.
Reflections on the International Students for Liberty Conference (ISFLC)
FEBRUARY 19, 2015 by SANDY IKEDA
There is no better example of voluntary, peaceful cooperation than what I saw at ISFLC.
Economics paints a damning picture of zoning and smart growth
FEBRUARY 05, 2015 by SANDY IKEDA
People sometimes support regulations, often with the best of intentions, but these wind up creating outcomes they don't like. Land-use regulations are a prime example.
Or, Would You Rather Live in Georgetown or Jacobsville?
JANUARY 22, 2015 by SANDY IKEDA
George disparaged great cities, while Jacobs celebrated them.
NOVEMBER 14, 2012 by SANDY IKEDA
Dr. Sandy Ikeda explains why he thinks "Don't Tread on Others" is the heart of libertarianism, not "Don't Tread on Me."
In the words of Leonard Read, the founder of FEE, "in order to change the world, we first have to change ourselves." We have to show self restraint, self control, and self discipline, and not use the state apparatus, political means, or the threat of violence to get what we want.